Make Believe Orpington

Make Believe Orpington


were recantly back from holiday & thanks for all the teachers input at the orpington branch skye sophia done us so proud to performe with the cast of musikids. on holiday ... it really is all thanks to you that at such a young age her confidence is soaring :)

Make Believe is one of the top leading Theatre schools in the UK. We teach over 3000 3-18 year olds

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Has your child ever dreamed of performing on a stage in front of thousands? Now is their chance.

Make Believe’s latest production Climb is opening the opportunity for 65 students to perform at all three venues in the summer of 2023.

Students from six right up to 18 years are all welcome to take part. And any infants that are going to be six years old by the 1st June 2023 will be able to audition too.

See the link below - you’re just one click away:


Our production ‘Climb’ will be taking place at the Hackney Empire, The Millfield Arts and the Greenwich Theatre in a near on 3-week run special. A full schedule of the performance dates can be viewed on our website and we are excited to welcome all our students to take part.

Tickets for Climb are now on sale. To book your seats, all you need to do is click the link below:


CLIMB! Our 2023 production will span across three incredible venues; The Hackney Empire, The Millfield Art Centre and the Greenwich Theatre.

Tickets for Climb are now on sale and there’s never been a better time to book. You know why? There is currently a BUY 4 GET 1 FREE offer on, but this is for a limited time only.

So, don’t miss out, as we know; you will love what you see.

Here’s the link. Give it a click – it’s that easy.

(t&c’s apply)


Thanks for the memories so far and here’s to the adventures to come. Wishing you all a very happy and healthy New Year!


Magical moments & unforgettable memories.


60 Make Believers in London and Liverpool, were chosen to be the first to see Matilda the movie on the big screen. What a great day it was.


Merry Christmas!🎄 We hope you have a magical day ✨


Well done to all the students who sang at Westfield. You were awesome!


Calling all dreamers. This is one Make Believer who’s dream did come true


Your time to shine is now


Have a positive attitude and believe in yourself


A moment that young Sophia will never forget.


Reach For The Stars!

Whatever their ambitions, we help your child achieve them. We believe that singing, dancing and acting can be a catalyst to so much more. Make Believe boosts their confidence and sets them on a path to achievement and to reaching their own previously ‘unreachable’ star.

Discover Make Believe today:


Tickets go on sale tomorrow.

Don’t miss your child living their dream on stage in Make Believe’s latest production of Climb!

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It’s a special moment for Make Believe as we announce our 2023 production of Climb!

Are you ready? Come see it.

Tickets on sale from Wednesday 7th December at 11am.

Don’t miss out.


Climb! is an original story of ambition, achievement, teamwork and friendship told through the mouths of kids like you and me.

Climb! uses song and dance, bringing to life the feel-good spirit of a new era.

Dust off your inhibitions and join our engaging cast of characters on their journey upward towards a previously unreachable star!


Make Believe’s latest production of… Climb!

An uplifting story of a journey of discovery from classroom to the centre of life’s stage.

Climb! A fast moving production brought to life by Make Believe.


Well she sure made everyone proud.

Check out this little star, singing her heart out in the One Dream final.


Make Believe Talent is about creating opportunities for children of all ages to star in TV, theatre, film and radio.

Artists we represent have gone on to star in Pricilla Queen of the Desert, A Dolls House, On Your Feet, The King & I, Lord of the Flies, Thriller Live, Mrs Doubtfire and Les Mis.

Our clients include; Haribo, Samsung, Coca-Cola, Kinder Surprise, Marks & Spencer, Sainsbury’s and Nike.

We are excited to now be opening our books and welcome more artists to be part of Make Believe Talent.


BAM! She’s Rockin’ Now!
Make Believe Ware’s Angelica Scott has secured another stage credit to her name! She joins the cast of the UK premiere of the hilariously funny and heartwarming musical comedy, Mrs Doubtfire as Natalie Hilliard, opening in September 2022 at The Manchester Opera House. Well done Angelica!

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Make Believe's latest production of Destination has begun.

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One Dream in Milton Keynes at Midsummer Place was a roaring success! Thousands came to watch hundreds of kids aged 6-18 sing their way to the finals. But if you missed it, don’t panic, you still have some time to shine and release your inner star. Come down this Saturday 25th June to Trinity Walk, Wakefield and live your One Dream on stage.

Book your audition now:

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Have you spotted us? We're on the buses.

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One Dream at Midsummer Place on 18th June was a roaring success. Thousands of people watched hundreds of kids aged 6 to 18 sing their way to the final BUT there is more. This weekend, Saturday 25th June, you have another chance to shine.

If you or a friend would like to discover more, click the link:


We are on Heart Radio!

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Hollyoaks star, Bethannie Hare will be joining the judges for our latest talent search ‘One Dream’

What are you waiting for? Just go for it. Book your audition today – It’s your time to shine:

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18 years of unforgettable memories. Happy Birthday Make Believe!

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We’re searching for a star!

Calling all 6 to 18 year olds.

Get involved in a global talent search like no other, searching for that special voice to propel a youngster to stardom.

Talented winners will go on to perform live to a full house, at an iconic venue, with the hope of winning part of the £1,000 cash prize.

What are you waiting for? Just go for it. Book your audition today – It’s your time to shine:

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In partnership with the UK’s most prolific retail destinations, One Dream will be coming to a city near you.

First-round auditions are taking place on the 18th or 25th of June (at selected locations). Talented winners will go on to perform live in packed houses, at an iconic theatre venue, and be up for the chance to win a cash prize.

Get involved in a global talent search like no other, searching for that special voice to propel a youngster to stardom.

Book your audition now:

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What time is it? It’s your time to shine!

Calling all 6 to 18 year olds.

Get involved in a global talent search like no other, searching for that special voice to propel a youngster to stardom.

Book your audition now:

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Wishing you all a magical Easter.

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It’s a great day for dreamers and this story proves that dreams do come true

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